RT News - September 24, 2014 (12:00 MSK)

Towns and villages across Syria's north are reportedly battered by a second round of U.S. strikes against Islamic State; The military campaign went ahead without UN approval on the eve of the General Assembly meeting. Analysts say Obama rushed ahead with the strikes for a reason; Kurds fleeing Islamic State in Syria are now faced with U.S. air strikes. Tens of thousands have already made a desperate bid to cross into Turkey.